The city of Miami is also the home to some of the best beaches in the U.S. These are beaches that are high on fun and adventure sports. Miami beaches are not only safe, but they are also open almost all night. You can hang out the entire day, party away or simply soak in the sun and get tanned. But if you are in Miami and looking for some fun beaches.
Here Are The Best Of The Miami Beaches
1. Crandon Park Beach
This is one of the finest beaches to party in Miami and is located in Key Biscayne, Crandon Park Beach is right on Crandon Boulevard. It is surely a beach that adds the perfect touch to your holiday. The crowd here is diverse and so you can find families enjoying a vacation along with youngsters dancing away to the sound of the stereo. Music too is diversified on the beach and includes a blend of reggae, salsa, rock and even live music. The beach is almost 3 miles long and has comes with facilities like bathrooms, changing rooms, park, grills for barbecues and provisions for games like soccer and softball. There is also an eco-adventure tour available here along with activities like snorkeling and kayaking.
2. South Beach
South Beach is another beach experience that you will love. This beach has an option to go topless too and comes with the many benefits that you look for a in a holiday beach. You will find celebrities roaming around on this beach, which is located right on Ocean Drive and is right across some of the famous nightclubs in town. So you can head straight from the beach to the party zone.
3. Lummus Park Beach
This is the beach where you want to simply hang out and enjoy people watching. This is also located on South Beach and is ideal for those seeking entertainment along with soaking in the sun. You can also see photoshoots here along with movies being shot. This is again a beach where you can roam around topless. Again this beach too has plenty of changing rooms along with other facilities for a complete outing.
4. Haulover Beach
This beach is situated right between Sunny Isles Beach and Bal Harbour and is considering the only legal ‘nude’ beach in the city. It is a beach where clothing is optional and you don’t have to worry about people staring at you or fear that you are going off board.
5. 85th Street Beach
For those who are serious about surfing and swimming, then head straight to Collins Avenue and enjoy the beach that is far from the hustle and bustle of the city. This is a rare stretch on the Miami beaches that has only sand all over and there are no condos here or hotels to head back to but there is a lifeguard patrol area along with some bathrooms and changing areas.
6. Hobie Beach
For those who are simply focused on surfing and don’t want to worry about anything else, then head to this beach on Key Biscayne, which is not your ideal beach but it sure has so much wind that you will love the surf here. There are plenty of windsurf boats available here for rental and there are bathrooms located too.
7. Matheson Hammock Park Beach
Located at 9610 Old Cutler Rd. in South Miami this is a perfect beach for couples who want some time alone. It is a serene and tranquil area, which is away from the crazy crowds. This is a perfect beach for simply enjoying time with each other or being away from the rush. There are changing facilities available here. The waters here are very calm and secluded too, which makes it just right for bringing your family or kids here.
8. Virginia Key
This beach too is located on Key Biscayne and another of the getaways for those who want to avoid very crowded areas. The water here is not really dangerous and the beach is serene and calm. You can relax here for an entire day, camp and have fun without being interrupted.
9. South Beach’s 12th Street Beach
This is a beach meant solely for the gays and you can get all kinds of gossiping here along with fun and strutting. In fact, it is a beach that you will not really mind going to as the beach is full of party people too. There are facilities for changing available along with bathrooms.
10. Sunny Isles Beach
This one is a beach that is filled with souvenir shops, tourists and is surely overtly crowded. But is a beach that is pretty and well maintained and remains to be one of the most popular beaches in the town. It has luxury condos along with many other facilities.
11. Bal Harbour
This is a very small beach that comes with a Vita course. It is nestled inside the north part of Surfside and you can be assured to spend a lot for visiting this place. But if you have the bucks do visit this beach.